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Small town’s big cheese

When you live in the middle of the great expanse of the Karoo you have to hope that your town is able to provide a few luxuries. Like proper dinner and a show (previous post), good coffee (next post) and good dairy … Continued

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an online crowd-sourced recipe book

Oh we love seeing what you cook and create using our products and Instagram is such a great tool for that. From cous-cous to curry; immune boosting soups and good old roast chicken – if you are stuck for ideas of … Continued

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a different kind of dry

Out here in the semi desert of the Karoo we are used to dry seasons and dry earth, even dry rivers and dry white wine. But never before has our hospitality run dry. With the onslaught of Covid-19, its lockdowns … Continued

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The olive’s journey – from tree to tin.

Ever wondered where exactly our products come from or how on earth we get oil from those little olives? Well – we sent a team out to capture the magic in photos and we made a video to answer all … Continued

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2020, feel it, it is here!

I know right, we can hardly believe it, but 2020 is knocking on our doors. We’re all taking a little festive season break but we just have to share our excitement at the 2020 Prince Albert Open Studios, taking place … Continued

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Come visit!

We’ve just published our Accommodation page on this website – have a look and come visit our lovely town.   We have a shady (as in leafy, not dodgy) campsite and three cottages set amongst olive groves on the outskirts … Continued

Prince Albert Olives

Well hello!

It’s been a moment since we posted on our blog! But, rest assured we have not been laying idle. No matter what the season there is always something happening on the farm. This infographic of tree growth and development (via … Continued

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Recipe: Grilled Asparagus

Why not try this easy grilled asparagus (they are in season now) with olive oil, lemon & parmesan, as a side dish this weekend: Simply heat a griddle pan and dry-griddle asparagus spears on both sides – until nicely marked. … Continued

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Take the road (to Prince Albert)

Roadtrips… When I think about a road trip I remember long days in the kombi with my family, Dad driving, Mom educating us on all the geography and historical facts of the places we passed, Ouma telling us the story of … Continued

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You say tomato, we say salad…

Summer, sun and salads. They go together and as the temperatures start to rise and the holidays creep up on us, what better way to eat than a fresh tomato and basil salad. This recipe can be found on our … Continued